Our military units, under the banner of People’s Protection Units, fought an honorable three-day battle in Shaikhorzak village and the surrounding hills against the Turkish invasion army and the terrorist Jihadist factions. In this three-day battle you were able to defeat the invaders and clear them from Shaikhorzak village and its heights.
On behalf of the General Command of Syria Democratic Forces (SDf), we send our best congratulations to you, field commanders, YPJ fighters, and our heroes of YPG fighters and all of the participants in this victory.
In this context, we recall our 2 hero martyrs, Botan Afrin and Welat Halab, who fought in a redemptive spirit against the Turkish fascism and embroidered with their blood the highest courage, offering the lessons of the inevitable faith in victory. We also iterate our promise to all of the martyrs of freedom to complete their path until the liberation of the last inch of Afrin’s dust from the Turkish invasion army and the terrorist Jihadist faction.
The General Command of Syria Democratic Forces